Regional Supply Chain Manager - Automotive

Bangkok / 90k+

Our client is a European-owned global leading manufacturer of automotive protection systems, fluid transfer solutions, and assembly technologies. Working closely with carmakers, automotive suppliers and other OEM's, our client currently operates in 18 countries and employs 14,000 people worldwide. In Thailand, our client operates a Shared Service Centre to support their global operations and they have an opening for an experienced Supply Chain professional to take on the following role.

The successful candidate will report to the Supply Chain Director based in Europe and play a key role in our client’s Asia Supply Chain management and development of our client’s business globally, this will involve the following key responsibilities:

  • To manage, oversee, and monitor the company's regional supply chain and logistics strategy
  • Develop, maintain, and build good relationships with vendors and distributors within the region
  • Ensure that the appropriate import and export compliance procedures are followed by sites and contracted service providers.
  • Ensure that all the Supply Chain Goals and objectives given to the sites are well achieved and meet requirements as well as following up the supply chain KPI of the sites
  • Make recommendations to improve productivity, quality, and efficiency of operations and suggest accurate solutions for process improvements, notably in the inventory control area.
  • Collaborate constantly with Sales, Customer Service, and Finance
  • Train, supervise and evaluate Supply Chain teams on the manufacturing sites
  • Compile and keep detailed records of data, generate analysis and reports, and develop

presentations to help management understand the logistics perspective.

  • Act as a supporter within the region for review and negotiation of contracts and rates with shipping lines, freight forwarders, customs house brokers, warehouse managers, and related third-party logistics service providers.

Qualifications:

  • Qualified to graduate degree level in supply chain/logistics subject of study with preference to those with graduate degree level achievements.
  • Previous working experience as a Supply Chain for 7+ years preferably in the automotive sector.
  • Well-versed in all aspects of BOI procedures and acquire extensive knowledge of trade-agreements within Asia and worldwide
  • Results-oriented problem solver with strong analytical and critical thinking skills
  • Highly enthusiastic and outstanding team player
  • Great interpersonal and excellent communication skills in English both written and spoken
  • Very Good English communication skills (written and spoken)

This is the opportunity to be part of an exciting and fast-paced organization. The successful candidate will be rewarded with a competitive compensation package and benefits including business expenses and a bonus scheme and international travel and training opportunities.

Salary: 
Up to 100k/month

Location: Bangkok

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